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August 09, 2018
What China Is Doing to Religion
It's one thing for a government to ban religion and to persecute religion. That's what...
July 02, 2018
Communism Is Back in Fashion
As progressives are moving further and further to the left, some are not stopping at...
June 13, 2018
Watch and Discuss the Video Trump Showed to Kim Jong-Un
At President Trump's summit meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un, our president showed him...
May 07, 2018
And Now, American Red Guards
How far is the Left going in the United States? We now have American Maoists...
May 04, 2018
The 200th Birthday of Karl Marx
May 5 is the 200th birthday of Karl Marx. Seldom have the ideas of one...
November 08, 2017
The 100th Anniversary of Communism
Having recognized the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, we now need to turn to another...
October 30, 2017
China’s Communists Plan to Replace the U.S. as the World’s Superpower
We have our national elections every two years, with our presidential election every four years. ...
May 12, 2017
The religious comeback after Communist atheism
A study by Pew Research shows the massive failure of Soviet atheism. In the 18...
December 31, 2016
Anniversaries in 2017
The new year will mark some important anniversaries. The biggest will be the 500th anniversary...
November 28, 2016
Fidel Castro is dead
Fidel Castro died at the age of 90, outlasting most of his Cold War adversaries....
October 27, 2016
Don’t know much about history
A study has found that quite a few young Americans are open to Communism. And one...
May 07, 2015
How the KGB created Liberation Theology
Liberation Theology, which teaches that Christianity demands radical social and economic change, is a major...
March 16, 2015
The Twelve Principles of Conservatism (from 1960)
I blogged about the death of M. Stanton Evans, one of whose accomplishments was to...
July 03, 2014
The street and the altar
The Lutheran pastor, Christian Führer, whose prayer meetings became a catalyst for the protests that...
May 19, 2014
Journalist Michael J. Totten visits Havana to see how things are going in still-Communist Cuba:...
February 21, 2014
“The final episode of the cold war”
Violence is intensifying in the Ukraine, as a truce between pro-Western protesters and the Russian-dominated...
December 19, 2013
The language of totalitarianism
The "Dear Leader" of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, has executed his uncle, who had...
November 21, 2013
Which friend informed on you?
Another in our series of posts about what it's like to live without the freedoms...
May 22, 2012
Stalin’s five-year-plan for atheism
Eighty years ago on this day, May 22, 1932, Josef Stalin began his program to...
February 07, 2012
Has Castro become a Christian?
George Conger reports stories in the Italian press that Fidel Castro, the communist dictator of...
January 10, 2012
The CIA, patron of modern art
Frances Saunders reports in the British newspaper The Independent that modern art, particularly abstract expressionism,...
December 20, 2011
Bringing down an empire with words
Vaclav Havel, the Czech playwright who spent 5 years in prison for undermining the communist...
December 20, 2011
A bad year for dictators
The North Korean "dear leader" Kim Jong-Il is dead. His son, twenty-something Kim Jong-Un, has...
August 12, 2011
The rise and fall of the Berlin Wall
Saturday marks the 50th anniversary of the construction of the Berlin Wall, which divided the...
July 01, 2011
Reagan veneration in Eastern Europe
In the context of a rather snarky column on congressional junkets, we learn that the...
December 06, 2010
The revenge of the marketplace
The mass transit system in Washington, D. C., is in a financial crisis. This is...
October 26, 2010
The insanity charge
Kyle-Anne Shiver notes another trend in today's political rhetoric from the left: Accusing those they...
April 12, 2010
Two parallel tragedies at Katyn Forest
April 7 was the 70th anniversary of the Katyn Forest massacre. Here is the story,...
November 09, 2009
20th anniversary of the collapse of Communism
Twenty years ago today, the Berlin Wall--the icon of the "Iron Curtain" that separated nations...
November 09, 2009
The idealism that kills
Paul Hollander is a Harvard scholar on Eastern Europe and Russia and is himself a...
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